Baby in a Basket
 

Knit-cro-sheen, ball of white.
Steel crochet hook size 7.
Small amount 1/16" ribbon.
Small wicker basket approx. 2+1/2" long.
Small plastic baby doll approx. 2+1/4".
2 or 3 cotton balls.
Glue.
NOTE: Blanket is a standard 4 point granny square.
Chain 4, join with sl st to form ring.
 

Rnd 1: ch 3, 2 dc into ring, ch 2, *3 dc into ring, ch 2, rep from * twice, join with sl st into top of ch 3.
Rnd 2: sl st into ch 2 sp (corner), (ch 3, 2 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in corner, ch 1, * ( 3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in next corner, ch 1, rep from * twice, join.
Rnd 3: sl st into corner, (ch 3, 2 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in corner, ch 1, (3 dc, ch 1) in next ch 1 sp between corner, *(3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in next corner, ch 1, (3 dc, ch 1) in next ch 1 space between corners, rep from * twice, join.
Rnds 4-8: sl st to corner, (ch 3, 2 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in corner, ch 1, (3 dc, ch 1) in each ch 1 sp between corners, *(3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in next corner, ch 1, (3 dc, ch 1) in each ch 1 space between corners, rep from * twice, join.
Edging: Rnd 9: Ch 1, (sc, ch 2, dc) in same st, * sk 2 sts (dc or ch), (sc, ch 2, dc) in next st (dc or ch), rep from * around, join.
Halo: ch 6, join with sl st to form ring.
Rnd 1: ch 4, *dc into ring, ch 1, rep from * 10 times, join with sl st to 3rd ch of ch 4.
Rnd 2: ch 1, *sc in next ch 1 sp, ch 3, rep from * around, join, fasten off.
Glue starched halo to back of doll's head. Shape and lightly starch blanket and weave ribbon through ch 1 sp in Rnd 8. Glue a small bow to each side of basket. Wrap doll in blanket and arrange in basket with 2 corners draped over ends of basket.